Administrative Team

Kathryn Walthers

Director

CDA, Penn State
University of Nevada-Reno

Emily Ionno

Assistant Director

CDA, Smart Horizons
Truckee Meadows Community College

Infants & Toddlers

Dawn Knoblock

Tadpoles Lead Teacher

AA, Truckee Meadows Community College

Aggie Mathews

Tadpoles Assistant Teacher

High School, Hungary

Sue Kaczanowski

Tadpoles Assistant Teacher

BS, Central Michigan University

Ashley Roth

Tadpoles Assistant Teacher

University of Nevada, Reno

Lauren Forgette

Tadpoles Teacher’s Aide

Damonte Ranch High School

Kyley Beyer

Frogs Lead Teacher

Truckee Meadows Community College

Ayanna McClendon

Frogs Assistant Teacher

University of Nevada, Reno

Kenna Williams

Frogs Assistant Teacher

University of Nevada, Reno

Bailey Gust

Frogs Assistant Teacher

Carrington College

Jordan Mix

Honeybees Lead Teacher

CDA, University of Nevada, Reno

Nicole Bourns

Honeybees Assistant Teacher

Carson High School

Kayla Alford

Honeybees Assistant Teacher

BS, California Lutheran University

Kendall Carr

Honeybees Teacher’s Aide

Damonte Ranch High School

Averie Simkins

Honeybees Teacher’s Aide

Truckee Meadows Community College

Lacey Lynch

Infant/Toddler Floater

Great Basin Community College

Preschool

Sumner Steel

Bear Cubs Lead Teacher

University of Nevada, Reno

Alyssa Moates

Bear Cubs Assistant Teacher

AA, American River College

Abby McCullough

Bear Cubs Teacher’s Aide

Damonte Ranch High School

Kumari Valenzuela

Hummingbirds Lead Teacher

High School, India

Racquel Enriquez

Hummingbirds Assistant Teacher

West Hills Community College

Morgan Holbrook

Hummingbirds Assistant Teacher

University of Nevada, Reno

Hailey Sumner

Hummingbirds Teacher’s Aide

Damonte Ranch High School

Hannah Pretlove

Hummingbirds Teacher’s Aide

Damonte Ranch High School

Brandi Usher

Big Horns Lead Teacher

Truckee Meadows Community College

Brittanie Morales

Big Horns Assistant Teacher

Coral Academy of Science High School

Noah Carr

Big Horns Teacher’s Aide

Damonte Ranch High School

Maureen Ford

Stars Lead Teacher

BS, University of Nebraska-Omaha

Samuel Banghart “Mr. B”

Stars Assistant Teacher

University of Nevada, Reno

Mia Thomas

Floater

Truckee Meadows Community College

Support Staff

Marian Chang

Front Office Coordinator

BS, University of Missouri

Mario Cardenas

Maintenance/Facilities